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Istanbul Tour Studio

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Istanbul Tour Studio is a boutique travel agency that offers perfectly designed experiences across Turkey: Istanbul, Bursa, Ephesus, Cappadocia, Troy, Kars and Ayvalik. We offer fully customised and turn-key travel options to enjoy unforgettable...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Istanbul 34330, Turkey
+90 212 243 05 21
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 31 October 2015

We had 2 tours over a weekend trip in Istanbul. The first one was Street Photography Walk. Didem was delightful and walked us through a number of historical and modern places around the central Istiklal avenue. We had a chance to learn some great tips...More

4  Thank Yaroslav K
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 16 July 2015

I took the photo tour by myself. Guide was friendly. However, the tour only lasted 3,5 hours when I paid for 5. Tour focused on european architecture that you could see anywhere in Europe. Took much better and more typical pictures of Istanbul when I...More

2  Thank marieequebec
ssokmen, Manager at Istanbul Tour Studio, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2015

Dear Marie Elaine, Thank you for taking time to share your feedback. As you would recall, your tour was booked at the very last minute. Normally we discuss our guests visual preferences in-advance and plan an itinerary accordingly. We are very sorry that we were...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago

We spent the day with Yasemin, a walking talking and very energetic encyclopedia of knowledge! We learned so much about the history, architecture and culture of Istanbul. We highly recommend this company and Yasemin!

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

From beginning to the end, it was fantastic. Extremely professional service and excellent organization. If you want to get the best of Turkey, go no further than Istanbul Tour Studio. Our best to all who made our trip memorable, specially Yasemin our gracious Guide, Mostafa...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

From Startingpoint Airport - wherever you are in Turkey - Istanbul Tour Studio Pick Up Service is perfect in time - welcomed by the lovely smiling Begüm and a comfortable Minivan with a friendly and helpfuly driver (we were at the end 10 people) is...More

Thank EvaK3758
Reviewed 1 week ago

Travelling back to Canada from Jakarta, we had a layover of 8 hours at the Istanbul International airport. We reached out to Istanbul Tour Studio to give us a taste of this historical city. We were picked up at the airport by our guide and...More

Thank Brigitte M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Jasmine hosted us for the One Day in Istanbul tour. Great tour of the major sights in Sultanahmet. Jasmine was very knowledgeable and passionate about her country. Thanks Jasmine!

Thank flatvalley
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We love new food experiences and although we had been to several great restaurants in Istanbul with heavenly meze and fresh fish, we hadn't had the pleasure of finding those little out of the way spots only a local can take you. The Flavor of...More

Thank Margaret H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were picked up from the hotel, and taken to the Sultanahmet area, the old city of Istanbul. Our guide, Yasemin, was a super helpful, perfect english speaking guide with an incredible knowledge of Istanbul. We visited Topkapi Palace, Hagia Sophia, the Blue Mosque and...More

Thank John X
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We booked the full day Tour and a private yacht tour of The Bosphorus with Istanbul Tour Studio .Our tour was amazing,Yesmin was patient and attentive with the kids .. my kids understood and learnt so much .. Mr Sinan is also on top of...More

Thank 503naeemc
Reviewed 29 September 2018

This was our second trip with the goal being to discover places outside the tourist traps and in this regard the tour did not disappoint. Our guide Jasemine was a native of the city and knew it so well. The cool local haunts was just...More

ssokmen, Owner at Istanbul Tour Studio, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2018

Dear Alejandra and Mark, Thanks for taking the time to review your experience with Istanbul Tour Studio. Your positive feedback is appreciated. We look forward seeing you again in Istanbul. Best regards and happy travels! Sinan Sökmen General Manager

Reviewed 21 September 2018

We had the pleasure of having Yasemin as out guide. She is one awesome lady, with an incredible knowledge of Istanbul. We did 3 tours with Yasemin and all 3 of them, were super! Old City, Ottomans and the Culinary tour (which were my favourite)....More

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ssokmen, Owner at Istanbul Tour Studio, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2018

Dear Christelle and Gerda, Thank you very much for your encouraging feedback. Highly appreciated! Hope to see you again in Turkey. Best regards and happy travels! Sinan Sökmen General Manager

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27 May 2016|
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Response from ssokmen | Property representative |
Dear Dianne, Thank you for contacting us and welcome to Istanbul already! We do offer shore excursions in the city. Our private One Day in Istanbul walking tour for four adults is $100 USD per participant ($400 USD/total... More
Marie A J
21 January 2015|
Response from ssokmen | Property representative |
Dear Marie, Thank you for contacting Istanbul Tour Studio. The museum entrance fees and lunch is included in the weekly scheduled tour which is $115/person. Meanwhile, museum entrance fees and lunch is excluded in the... More